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    F.D.A. Advisers Meets on Merck’s Covid Pill

    Health officials around the world have been counting on the new treatments to reduce the number of severe cases and save lives.Credit…EPA, via Shutterstock Nov. 30, 2021Updated 10:34 a.m. ET…

    Ivermectin Won’t Treat Covid-19, but Demand Is High Anyway

    World|Health experts keep warning against using ivermectin as a Covid treatment. Some Americans refuse to listen. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/04/world/ivermectin-health-experts.html Highly concentrated veterinary ivermectin has been flying off the shelves of U.S. supply…

    FDA Set to Authorize Pfizer Vaccine for Adolescents by Early Next Week

    Politics|F.D.A. Set to Authorize Pfizer Vaccine for Adolescents by Early Next Week https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/03/us/politics/coronavirus-vaccine-teenagers.html The U.S. vaccination campaign will soon expand to millions more people, but public health experts say the…

    U.S. Health Officials Question AstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Results

    According to federal officials, an independent panel of medical experts said the promising results announced by the company on Monday may have relied on “outdated information.” Health care professionals preparing…